You have the legal right to compensation for injuries when they are the result of another’s negligence or carelessness. It can be extremely beneficial to seek guidance and advice from an experienced solicitor relating to a personal injury claim. There are a variety of personal injury types under which you can claim compensation.
We have detailed some of the useful information for a number of these blow:
Road Traffic Accidents
You may be in the position to make an injury claim if you have suffered one whilst cycling, walking, or driving on a public road or pathway against the person responsible. It is strongly advised to request medical attention as soon as possible. This provides you with both the treatment of injuries that you may not be fully aware of immediately and records medical evidence that will be extremely valuable in your claim for compensation.
Our experienced team of personal injury solicitors can help initiate claims relating to a variety of different types of road-related incidents.
Accidents in the Workplace
You may have a number of questions coming to mind in relation to your employer’s responsibilities if you have been subject to an injury at work. One of the most common inquiries is if you are eligible to make a claim against them. Seeking the advice of a solicitor can help with a number of areas such as:
- Establishing liability for your injuries at work
- Helping you with the application to the Injuries Board Ireland
- Avoiding confrontation/harming your working relationship with your employer when claiming compensation
Medical Negligence Cases
Eligibility for a medical negligence claim must involve having suffered a loss, an injury, or the avoidable deterioration of a pre-existing condition. This must be a result of poor professional practice by a medical practitioner or the representative of a medical facility. Some common examples of clinical negligence include mistakes during surgeries, misdiagnosed illness or injury, administering the incorrect medication or dosage. Due to the complexity of Medical Negligence cases, it is strongly recommended that you avail of the expertise of an experienced solicitor in this field.
Slip, Trip, and Fall Cases
Slip, trip, and fall accidents involve a person who has slipped and fallen and has experienced severe physical or emotional damage as a result. Determining negligence and liability is one of the first steps towards making your claim. Due to the wider range of scenarios under which slip, trip, and fall accidents occur, it is helpful to discuss the details of your accident with a solicitor to establish if you have a claim for compensation.